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Spring 2025 User Experience Design Intern - Undergraduate

Blue Origin
US 🇺🇸
July 2, 2024

Internship: User Experience Designer

We are a diverse team of collaborators, doers, and problem-solvers who are relentlessly committed to a culture of safety. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable space flight. Join us in lowering the cost of access to space and enabling Blue Origin’s vision of millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.

Interns work directly with our experienced teams on projects in support of our business units.  Internships are full time, 15 weeks.

UX at Blue sits at the intersection of Software, Aerospace and Manufacturing Technology, as our team is responsible to develop technology solutions to manufacture and operate rockets and Space infrastructure. As an intern, you will support our UX designers to help research, define and visualize problems to solve, as well as working with business partners to guide discovery and design solutions.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum. 
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program in User Experience Design, HCD (Human Centered Design and Engineering), HCI (Human Computer Interaction) or related fields.
  • Must have at least one semester of school remaining after the internship. 
  • Students who have acquired a junior or higher academic standing at the time of application. 
  • Available to work full time for a minimum of 15 weeks while not concurrently enrolled in coursework. 
  • Strong written, verbal, communication, and interpersonal skills. 
  • Passion for space. 

Desired: If you have any of the following experience, be sure to include it on your resume. 

  • Relevant internship/co-op and academic project experience that demonstrate development of both technical skills as well as leadership qualities. 
  • Research, Interaction Design, Prototyping. Tools: Figma.
  • Research, Usability Studies, Interviews, Surveys.

When you apply, be sure to include your internship, co-curricular and research experience in your resume. If you haven’t yet used a tool in a professional setting, please include relevant coursework that demonstrates your preparation for these roles.  

Blue Origin is a proud member of Space Workforce 2030, a growing coalition of leading space companies committed to collaboratively working toward a shared vision of expanding and diversifying opportunities for talent to join the exciting space industry. As part of this commitment, the Space Workforce 2030 companies have pledged to increase the number of females, diverse employees, and interns with a goal to hire at least 3,000 interns by the summer of 2030. Click here to learn more and register for the National Space Intern program.

The compensation range for on-site WA applicants is $25.73

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Blue Origin

Blue Origin is an aerospace company that focuses on lowering the cost of spaceflight and helping to explore the solar system.